Cannon Beach is an idyllic town to explore, whether you’re traveling from miles away or you live just down the street. The main downtown area is packed with a variety of shops, restaurants and businesses of all kinds, and although it’s a small town, it can be an overwhelming experience to navigate it all.
That’s why we created a list of highlights for your next shopping trip in Cannon Beach, covering a variety of categories, from women’s clothing to home goods and children’s toys to books! No matter what you’re looking for, chances are you can find it in Cannon Beach.
For Home Goods: Sesame + Lilies
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Let’s start with one of our absolute favorite shops in Cannon Beach — Sesame + Lilies. This home decor store is filled with a variety of items for the home, including furniture, decor, paintings, pillows and throws, and much more. The Sesame Lilies look is comprised of a combination of European, French, seaside and eclectic styles. They also offer staging services if you’re looking to sell your home in the near future!
For Christmas Decor: Yuletides Christmas Shop
If it were up to the Yuletides Christmas Shop, Christmas would be a year-round celebration. This festive shop is equipped with everything you need to celebrate the holiday in style, including ornaments, figurines, miniature villages and other decor (including pieces for Halloween!). Shop online or get in the Christmas spirit at their shop nestled in The Landing.
For Dog Supplies: Puppy Love By the Sea
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Don’t leave Fido out of your shopping adventure! Puppy Love By the Sea carries a variety of goodies for both dogs and their owners. It is not a “boutique” — it is an approachable shop where dogs are invited to visit, have a treat, and pick out a toy while you peruse their wide selection of dog gear and accessories.
For Women’s Clothing: B. Boutique
After spending 14 years in Seaside, Jenny Becker has moved home to Cannon Beach — and brought her store, B. Boutique, with her! The new location is tucked in between the Chocolate Cafe, Northwest By Northwest Gallery, and the C.B. Spa. The store is managed by Jenny, her daughter and her mother, creating a multigenerational shop, which is reflected in the array of options available. At B. Boutique, you’ll find anything from sporty to dressy in array of prices and styles.
For Body + Bath Products: Cannon Beach Soap Company
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Established in 2017, Cannon Beach Soap Company makes safe and sustainable handmade soaps and bath products, most of which are vegan-friendly and all of which are made by hand in small batches. This local company maintains their ongoing standards of being palm-free, cruelty-free, phthalate-free and paraben-free. Shop their wide selection of body and bath products, from bath bombs to lotions, soaps to scrubs, and everything in between.
For Artwork: Archimedes Gallery
Situated in a cabin-esque building as artistic as the works it holds, Archimedes Gallery is focused on exhibiting emerging and established artists from the Pacific Northwest and beyond. They create a space that is responsive to the evolution of new contemporary art, while remaining accessible to a diverse public. The contemporary aesthetic of Archimedes ranges from realism to surrealism, with a focus on illustrative work.
Looking for more art in Cannon Beach? Check out our guide (and map!) to the must-visit art galleries in Cannon Beach.
For Books: Cannon Beach Book Company
Considered a perfect bookstore for browsers, Cannon Beach Book Company is a quaint haven for discriminating readers of all ages. They specialize in good literature, both classic and contemporary, and they maintain a great mystery section, a children’s area, regional topics and an eclectic selection of hand-picked favorites. Plus, they sell a variety of reading accessories, including greeting cards, art supplies, book lights, reading glasses and more.
For Shoes: SeaSoles Shoe Boutique
Situated just steps from the beach, SeaSoles Shoe Boutique is filled with a variety of women’s shoes for every occasion, plus handbags and jewelry to complete your look. Shop from an array of fashionable styles from brands like Franco Sarto, Born, Keen, Merrell, Kamik, Miz Mooz and more.
Pro Tip: Pick up a cup of coffee just a few doors down at Insomnia before or after you stop by SeaSoles!
For Gifts: Cannon Beach Makers
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This recently opened store is a welcomed new addition to the Cannon Beach community. It’s all about local at Cannon Beach Makers, the sister store to the Cannon Beach Soap Studio. Specializing in goods from Pacific Northwest artisans, this boutique offers handmade artisan goods, jewelry, and unique home furnishings and goods. Cannon Beach Makers also hosts a number of events and creative workshops, so keep an eye on their Facebook page so you don’t miss out!
For Toys: Voyages Toys
Voyages Toys is filled with endless entertainment and fun for kids — and kids at heart! Peruse their catalog of both indoor and outdoor toys, all types of games and puzzles, comic books, and more. If you’re up for a little spontaneity, consider getting a Mystery Box in one of four categories — Pop Culture Toy, Comic, Game and Rainbow Road. For $40, you’ll get an item with a retail value of $80–200 (not to mention, the excitement and anticipation of not knowing what lies inside!).
Shop ‘Til You Drop!
What shop in Cannon Beach is your favorite? Let us know in the comments below!